Serum Institute fixes price of Covishield vaccine
The Serum Institute of India (SII) has fixed the price of its Covishield vaccine. It will supply each vaccine dose for Rs 600 to private hospitals and state governments can buy single vaccine dose at Rs 400. The SII has fixed the price for its vaccine as the Central government gave green signal for sale of coronavirus vaccines in open market from May 1.
Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech will also be announcing price of its Covaxin vaccine very soon. Meanwhile, Dr Reddy's Laboratories will start sale of Sputnik V vaccines in India. The Central government gave nod for sale of Sputnik V developed by Russia.